Wah Cantt - Members of Senate Standing Committee on Defence Production headed by Chairperson Senate Committee Saeeda Iqbal visited the Pakistan Ordnance Factories on Thursday.

On arrival at the POF, the delegation was received by Lt Gen. M. Ahsan Mahmood, HI(M) Chairman POF Board, who in his welcoming remarks said the POF was the premier defence organisation of the country which was not only meeting defence requirements of the armed forces of Pakistan but also exporting its products to more than 30 countries around the globe.

Syed Naseem Raza, Chief Executive Wah Nobel told the delegation that POF is a gigantic complex with 14 directly control factories and plants, six subsidiaries and total work force is more than 24,000.  POFs industrial base is strong enough to undertake development and production of all most all types of conventional arms and ammunition.  The delegation visited the POF Product Display Lounges, they were taken to some production units where they witnessed the manufacturing process of arms and ammunition.

The delegation showed keen interest in the manufacturing process of arms and ammunition and lauded the high quality of POF products. The chief executive Wah Nobel gave detailed answers to the questions raised by the members of Senate Standing Committee. They expressed their satisfaction over the performance and capabilities of this defence complex.